Day 1 Arrive Chongqing-Yangtze River Attraction(s): night-view of Yangtze River and Jialing River
Today Arrangement: At 21:00, board the big cruise boat and enjoy a night-view of Yangtze River and Jialing River, waves glistering against moonlit, star spangled sky, colorful Chongqing under night, an amazing experience that you shall never miss. Depart from Chongqing and stay overnight on the boat at Fengdu Port.
Day 2 Yangtze River Attraction(s): Fengdu Ghost City, Shibaozhai Temple (Optional), Zhangfei Temple
Today Arrangement: During 07:00-10:00, excursion to Fengdu Ghost City, a 2,000 years old city with a special culture of ghosts and the afterlife, well-known as the resting place of the spirit of the dead. During 15:00-17:00, excursion to Shibaozhai Temple (Optional with extra-pay), a 12-storey, 18th century temple built without nails. It is said the higher one climbs in the temple, the more likely your wish or dreams will come true, but not easy to climb due to the creaky, unstable ladder. During 20:30-23:00, excursion to Zhang Fei Temple, built to honor an Asia famous general called Zhangfei, who lived 1,700 years ago. Then stay one night on the cruise in White King Town Port.
Day 3 Yangtze River Attraction(s): White Emperor Town (Optional), Qutang Gorge, Little Three Gorges (Optional), Wu Gorge
Today Arrangement: During 06:30-09:00, have an excursion to the White Emperor Town (Optional with extra-pay), and sail through Qutang Gorge. White Emperor Town (Baidi Cheng), situated on the top of Mt. Baidi, is a beautiful sight with its vermillion walls and flying eaves, and has a wealth of historic sites along with numerous stone tablet inscriptions of 2,000 years history. Immediately downstream of the Town is the shortest but most spectacular of China’s Three Gorges-Qutang Gorge. During 12:00-17:00, excursion to the Little Three Gorges (Optional with extra-pay), and sail through Wu Gorge. Little Three Gorge is a natural fine arts gallery created by sheer cliffs, dense plants and monkeys, mandarin ducks, clear waters, sharp turns, etc. Experience the second gorge of the China’s Three Gorges famous for its elegance.
Second Class Room, 4 Beds, Private bathroom
Day 4 Yangtze River-Yichang-Departure Attraction(s): Jiuwan Stream (Optional), Three Gorges Dam, Yichang City
Today Arrangement: During 06:30-08:30, excurse to the Jiuwan Stream (Optional with extra-pay), which offers the top scenery in Three Gorges Dam area, favored by Chinese ancient poets, such as Qu Yuan. At 09:30, disembark at Maoping port and visit the Three Gorges Dam, the world’s largest hydropower project, offering you one of the most pleasant memories in China. Get on the coach to Yichang City, renowned as ‘Gateway to the Three Gorges’, a famous cultural and tourist city in China. End the tour in Yichang City at about 14:30.
Yichang to Chongqing (Upstream)
Day 1 Arrive Yichang Attraction(s): Three Gorges Show
Today Arrangement: Go to the assembly point and at 18:00 take a bus to Taipingxi or Maoping dock (40mins) and check in to board the cruise boat. Enjoy the excellent Three Gorges Show with the background of the grand Three Gorges Dam. Then set sail at 22:00. Stay overnight in the boat.
Day 2 Yangtze River Attraction(s): Shennong Stream, Wu Gorge, Qutang Gorge, the White Emperor Temple (Optional)
Today Arrangement: During 07:00-12:00, have an excursion to the Shennong Stream, particularly attractive with its zigzagging watercourses, primitive environment and marvelous scenery. During 14:00-15:00, view the Wu Gorge at the deck. Wu George is the second gorge of China’s Three Gorges, famous for its elegant landscape. Then appreciate the Qutang Gorge on cruise during 16:30-17:00, the shortest but the most spectacular of China’s Three Gorges. During 17:30-20:00, excurse to the White Emperor Temple (Optional with extra-pay), a beautiful architecture rich in historical sites and tablets of inscriptions of 2000 years ago.
Third Class Room, 6-8 Beds, Public bathroom
Day 3 Yangtze River Attraction(s): Fengdu Ghost City
Today Arrangement: Enjoy an excursion to the Fengdu Ghost City during 07:00-10:00. Fengdu Ghost City is well-known as the resting place of the spirit of the dead, a 2,000 years old city with a special culture of ghosts and the afterlife.
Day 4 Yangtze River-Chongqing-Departure Attraction(s): Fengdu Ghost City
Today Arrangement: At about 08:00, arrive in Chongqing and check out.
High Season: April 1-October 31, Low Season: November 1-March 31.
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Chongqing-Yichang (Downstream): 1. Any meals.
2. Sighseeing deck of Ferry: CNY60/p.p.
3. Optional Tour:
Baidi Emperor City CNY90/p.p, Jiuwanxi Stream CNY120/p.p, Littele Three Gorges CNY180/p.p.
4.Transfer Service (Airport to pier,CNY200 for 1-5 passengers)
Transfer Service (Chongqing north train station to pier,CNY150 for 1-5 passengers)
Transfer service (Chongqing train station or coach station to pier,CNY100 for 1-5 passengers)
Yichang-Chongqing (Upstream): 1. Any meals.
2. Sighseeing deck of Ferry: CNY60/p.p.
3.Transfer Service (Airport to pier,CNY200 for 1-5 passengers)
Transfer service (Train station or coach station to pier,CNY100 for 1-5 passengers)